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Role and Responsibilities
The role offers the opportunity to lead / manage a number of live transaction situations, including sell-side M&A, buy-side M&A, equity raises and financings in the energy sector, with a principal focus on Power & Utilities.
M&A and financing lead advisory deal execution and origination
Developing market intelligence and sector knowledge materials to support the above
Contributing to specific business development initiatives, including key client coverage
Specifying, producing and evaluating financial models
Maintaining a strong understanding of commercial, financial, regulatory and transactional themes
Working as part of an integrated transaction offering, working closely with KPMG’s European network and UK colleagues across Transaction Services, Tax and broader advisory teams
Effective management, coaching and mentoring of junior team members on specific engagements
Building and maintaining relationships with clients and target clients and key market constituents
Qualifications and Skills
Have sufficient experience in the energy sector, gained through M&A or financing transactions and appreciate the chance to work on a wide range of transactions and origination situations simultaneously to demanding timetables
A strong track record of originating and executing well known transactions in the energy sector as a lead advisor
Through tangible deal execution activities, have a strong set of relationships across the different buyer pools that are investing in assets and companies in the sector
Have a good knowledge of financing structures, particularly, structured equity and debt for major power projects, the dynamics of financing in M&A deals, the range of project finance debt structures, and corporate finance structures
Have a good understanding of the Power & Utilities industry, key sector trends, and the transaction landscape
Hold a university degree and a relevant professional qualification
Experience and Background
Be skilled in financial modelling, financial analysis, in addition to having a good understanding of valuation techniques
Have a strong ability to interpret and present outputs from financial models to support the provision of commercial advice
Have strong business case writing, Excel and Powerpoint skills, with the confidence and presence to present back to clients